problem printing on Canon mp250

Steve Flynn anothermindbomb at
Thu Aug 2 14:57:27 UTC 2012

On 2 August 2012 15:53, G. <pegngaryubuntu at> wrote:
> Everything was working fine until I tried to print today.  The printer
> flashes to show it is receiving a signal from the computer but then
> nothing prints.  I tried removing and reinstalling the printer to no
> avail.  I can not find anything in google so far that matches this
> problem.  I reinstalled the drivers also to no avail.  Ubuntu 12.04 on
> a Samsung NC 110.

does the printer produce a test page? I don't mean one fed into it
from Ubuntu - I mean a stock test page produced by the printer itself.
If not, then the problem is with the printer itself. If it does
produce output, start looking at the driving machine.


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